Tabebuia impetiginosa


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pau d’arco

Herbal medicine
Any of a family of trees native to Central and South America, the inner bark of which is anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial. It has been used for indigestion, infections (bacterial, fungal, parasitic and viral), smoker’s cough, and arthritis; anecdotal reports suggest that pau d’arco may be useful for AIDS, malaria and cancer.

Tabebuia impetiginosa,

n See pau d'arco.
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The results demonstrated that only the Tabebuia impetiginosa extract exerted activity against HHV-1, with a one-half maximal effective concentration ([EC.
Tabebuia avellanedae, also known as Tabebuia impetiginosa, is the species that has been most extensively studied.
Park BS, Kim JR, Lee SE, Kim KS, Takeoka GR, Ahn YJ, Kim JH (2005) Selective growth-inhibiting effects of compounds identified in Tabebuia impetiginosa inner bark on human intestinal bacteria.
Mandioqueira Para Tabebuia impetiginosa Ipe-roxo Para Species Environment Amafrutas Trambioca Aspidosperma album (Vahl) Varzea/ 1 Benoist ex Pichon Terra Firme Cedrela odorata L.
Borba Filho & Perez (2009) concluiram que sementes de Tabebuia impetiginosa podem ser conservadas embaladas em saco de polietileno, saco de papel Kraft ou lata, quando armazenadas em camara refrigerada, por 300 dias.
1985) verificaram que houve decrescimo na emergencia e na altura das plantulas de Tabebuia impetiginosa Mart.
2002), observaram que a massa seca das sementes de Tabebuia impetiginosa (Mart.
2002), trabalhando com Tabebuia impetiginosa, observaram valores crescentes a partir da quarta colheita, culminando com maximos valores na ultima colheita, coincidindo com o initio da dispersao das sementes.
Este comportamento e tipico do processo de maturacao e foi observado em outras especies arboreas nativas do nordeste como Anadenanthera macrocarpa (Benth) Brenan para sementes de frutos em deiscencia (SOUZA e LIMA, 1985), Tabebuia impetiginosa (Mart.